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Marriage Equality

Read the latest news about marriage equality victories and the continuing fight for gays and lesbians to have the right to marry around the world. See the most recent updates on this international, national, regional, and state-by-state issue, which has been hotly contested by conservatives and far-right religious organizations. Learn about the straight allies who have been advocating for same-sex marriage in the spheres of society, entertainment, and politics, as well as the various opponents of marriage equality who seek to impede the progress of the LGBT rights movement.

A Florida activist will put up a Festivus pole — as featured in the sitcom Seinfeld — in rainbow colors at the state capitol.

December 11 2015 5:17 PM

The Elbert County clerk claims the poster has been up for more than a year, but local residents and an email from the clerk himself indicate otherwise. 

December 11 2015 3:19 PM

The bishop appears to be following Episcopal church policy on marriage equality, which allows for same-sex weddings but also allows them to be banned.

December 11 2015 11:36 AM

A state Supreme Court judge suspended a circut court judge's ruling striking down the state's birth certificate law as unconstitutional.

December 11 2015 11:00 AM

The man warned that marriage equality supporters will spend eternity in hell, but he will be spending 21 days in jail.

December 10 2015 3:11 PM

David Moore and David Ermhold are featured in GQ's Men of the Year issue.

December 09 2015 4:22 PM

Six couples demand the law allowing magistrates to opt-out of performing same-sex and other weddings be declared unconstitutional. 

December 09 2015 11:15 AM